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What is Google Files, how does it work, and do you need it?
What is Google Files, how does it work, and do you need it? By Maggie Tillman

Google is renaming Files Go, its files app for Android phones with limited storage. It's now called “Files by Google".... Read more

Vine comes back from the dead as new Byte app
Vine comes back from the dead as new Byte app By Maggie Tillman

It’s coming in spring 2019 and is described as a "new looping video app".... Read more

Best broadband deals in November 2018: Free £100 Mastercard, 67Mb speeds for £31 a month on EE
Best broadband deals in November 2018: Free £100 Mastercard, 67Mb speeds for £31 a month on EE By Rob Kerr

Best broadband deals 2018: Free £100 Mastercard, 67Mb speeds for £31 a month on EE Read more

Spotify Free support coming to Spotify Connect speakers
Spotify Free support coming to Spotify Connect speakers By Rik Henderson

Spotify has updated its Commercial Partners SDK to allow Spotify Connect devices to run Spotify Free not just Premium accounts.... Read more

What is Audible, how does it work and is it any good?
What is Audible, how does it work and is it any good? By Pocket-lint Promotion

Here's a one-stop guide to everything you need to know about the service.... Read more

Surprising tech words from the year you were born
Surprising tech words from the year you were born By Adrian Willings

You might be surprised to learn the words used when you were born and when the first time these words were recorded in common use.... Read more

Amazon Day: How to pick which day your Amazon packages get delivered
Amazon Day: How to pick which day your Amazon packages get delivered By Maggie Tillman

The invite-only feature lets members pick a specific day of the week for their Amazon shipments to arrive.... Read more

Best Amazon US deals Black Friday 2018: Early deals and tips on how to get them
Best Amazon US deals Black Friday 2018: Early deals and tips on how to get them By Maggie Tillman

Excited for Black Friday 2018? Amazon must be too, because it has announced early deals on its own devices... Read more

End of an era for WhatsApp, will soon carry adverts
End of an era for WhatsApp, will soon carry adverts By Rik Henderson

Facebook-owned WhatsApp will soon follow its chat and social app peers in offering adverts.... Read more

The best Google search tips and tricks
The best Google search tips and tricks By Dan Grabham

Google has come a long way since it was first founded back in 1998 and has become a byword for internet searches. Here's how to get more from Google.... Read more

Best iPhone apps: The ultimate guide
Best iPhone apps: The ultimate guide By Maggie Tillman

These are the absolute best iPhone apps available right now, from productivity apps to apps for traveling, reading, listening to music, and more.... Read more

Waze supercharges in-car music: Waze Audio Player adds TuneIn, Deezer, Pandora and more
Waze supercharges in-car music: Waze Audio Player adds TuneIn, Deezer, Pandora and more By Chris Hall

Waze has integrated Deezer, TuneIn, Pandora and a whole lot more into its navigation app... Read more

How to quickly delete your Google search data
How to quickly delete your Google search data By Maggie Tillman

Google will now allow you to review and delete recent search history within Google Search itself - rather than dig through settings.... Read more

52 of the best tech life hacks
52 of the best tech life hacks By Maggie Tillman

52 different life hacks, every single one of which will either blow your mind or make you wonder how you ever survived this long without them.... Read more

EE Pocket-lint Gadget Awards 2018 nominees: Best Streaming Service
EE Pocket-lint Gadget Awards 2018 nominees: Best Streaming Service By Britta O'Boyle

The Pocket-lint Gadget Awards take place in November, celebrating nominations across 18 categories. Here are the nominees for Best Streaming Service.... Read more

What is Microsoft Windows 10 in S Mode?
What is Microsoft Windows 10 in S Mode? By Chris Hall

Microsoft ships a version of Windows 10 called Windows 10 S or Windows 10 in S Mode. But what is it?... Read more

Spotify has an all-new Wear OS app with Spotify Connect and it's about time
Spotify has an all-new Wear OS app with Spotify Connect and it's about time By Maggie Tillman

Spotify is rolling out a new - and much-requested - app for Wear OS smartwatches in the next week.... Read more

The purfect selfie: Snapchat's filters now work on cats
The purfect selfie: Snapchat's filters now work on cats By Maggie Tillman

Snap is coming up with new ways to get you to use Snapchat, and the latest example includes selfie filters for cats.... Read more

What is Adobe Premiere Rush CC and how easy is it to use?
What is Adobe Premiere Rush CC and how easy is it to use? By Maggie Tillman

Adobe offers severals apps, including cloud-based desktop tools and more mobile-friendly solutions, and its latest is Premiere Rush CC.... Read more

Full Photoshop CC is coming to iPad in 2019 with Pencil support - see it here
Full Photoshop CC is coming to iPad in 2019 with Pencil support - see it here By Maggie Tillman

Adobe is finally making some noticeable moves toward bringing a full, desktop-class version of Photoshop to iOS.... Read more

How to process and convert GoPro 4K videos with VideoProc
How to process and convert GoPro 4K videos with VideoProc By Pocket-lint Promotion

What’s the best way to edit and convert it into a movie worth sharing in 4K?... Read more

This is how Facebook Messenger's unsend feature looks and works
This is how Facebook Messenger's unsend feature looks and works By Maggie Tillman

Someone who has been testing the upcoming feature quietly shared screenshots of how it looks and works on Twitter.... Read more

How to tell if your Facebook account was hacked and had data stolen
How to tell if your Facebook account was hacked and had data stolen By Maggie Tillman

Facebook has provided a comprehensive statement to detail exactly what happened, as well as a way to tell if your were hacked.... Read more

How to install Fortnite on Android
How to install Fortnite on Android By Cam Bunton

Fortnite on Android is now available for multiple devices, but not on Google Play. Here then is how to install it.... Read more

Facebook 3D photo: How to create and view perspective-shifting pics
Facebook 3D photo: How to create and view perspective-shifting pics By Maggie Tillman

Facebook has a new feature, called 3D photo, which adds a layer of depth to photos in your news feed.... Read more

What is Google Call Screen and how does it work?
What is Google Call Screen and how does it work? By Maggie Tillman

Google has a new feature for Pixel phone users. It's called Call Screen, and it's designed to help you better understand who is calling and why... Read more

Snap Originals: All the new original shows coming to Snapchat
Snap Originals: All the new original shows coming to Snapchat By Maggie Tillman

Snapchat has toyed with the idea of original programming in the past, but now it's going all in, with the launch of Snap Originals.... Read more

Apple Business Chat: What is it and how does it work?
Apple Business Chat: What is it and how does it work? By Maggie Tillman

Apple has added major new feature to its Messages app.Last summer, a new section on Apple's Developer site popped up. It outlined an upcoming feature,... Read more

7 of the biggest cyber security threats you'll face in 2019 and how to keep safe
7 of the biggest cyber security threats you'll face in 2019 and how to keep safe By Pocket-lint Promotion

Here are seven of the biggest cybersecurity threats you could face in the coming year.... Read more

What is Google Assistant and what can it do?
What is Google Assistant and what can it do? By Maggie Tillman

How does Google Assistant work, what devices does it work on and what can Google Assistant do? Here's a complete rundown of Google's AI... Read more

Google is finally shutting down Google+ for good following security breach
Google is finally shutting down Google+ for good following security breach By Maggie Tillman

Google hasn't really done anything with Google+ in years, and so it's not surprising to hear it announce the social network is shutting down.... Read more

Amazon's Alexa app looks totally different now and we love it
Amazon's Alexa app looks totally different now and we love it By Maggie Tillman

The Alexa app has been given a major visual overhaul, complete with an improved interface with easier-to-find controls for smart home devices.... Read more

Yahoo Together is a Slack-like chat app, but for friends and family
Yahoo Together is a Slack-like chat app, but for friends and family By Maggie Tillman

Yahoo has launched a new messenger app. Called Yahoo Together, it looks like Slack in terms of design, and it is meant to rival WhatsApp.... Read more

BBC iPlayer last chance notifications now on iOS and Android
BBC iPlayer last chance notifications now on iOS and Android By Rik Henderson

BBC has added last chance notifications to its iPlayer app for mobiles. You get an alert on your phone when a show download is about to expire.... Read more

Amazon might announce an IMDb video streaming service soon
Amazon might announce an IMDb video streaming service soon By Maggie Tillman

Amazon-owned IMDb might launch a video streaming service soon, and it will be distinctly separate from Amazon's Prime Video service.... Read more

What is Snapchat, how does it work and what is it used for?
What is Snapchat, how does it work and what is it used for? By Maggie Tillman

Snapchat has changed a lot in the past few years. Frequent updates means the app looks and works almost nothing like it originally did.... Read more

Most incredible and insane records ever broken in tech
Most incredible and insane records ever broken in tech By Adrian Willings

With everything from motorised toilets, to the youngest and oldest gamers, there are plenty of brilliant records being broken around the world.... Read more

Take a Street View walk round Google’s first garage office for 20th birthday
Take a Street View walk round Google’s first garage office for 20th birthday By Rik Henderson

Google is celebrating its 20th birthday today. You might be thinking "surely it's older than that", but it was founded in September 1998 and its first... Read more

New Amazon store in NYC only sells items with 4-star or above ratings
New Amazon store in NYC only sells items with 4-star or above ratings By Maggie Tillman

Amazon is opening up a new type of store. Called Amazon 4-star, it features things available on Amazon with at least a four-star review.... Read more

Meet Pokemon Go's new mysterious and mythical Pokemon: Meltan
Meet Pokemon Go's new mysterious and mythical Pokemon: Meltan By Maggie Tillman

Augmented reality app Pokemon Go has announced the name of its new mystery creature: the Mythical Pokemon Meltan.... Read more

Office 2019 is out for Windows and Mac (no Office 365 required)
Office 2019 is out for Windows and Mac (no Office 365 required) By Maggie Tillman

Microsoft realises some people simply want to buy Microsoft Office like the used to: once - that's it - with no subscription fee.... Read more

Waze navigation finally comes to Apple CarPlay for iOS 12 users
Waze navigation finally comes to Apple CarPlay for iOS 12 users By Maggie Tillman

Waze, the popular navigation app that Google owns, now supports CarPlay on devices running Apple's latest iOS update.... Read more

Apple buys music recognition app Shazam
Apple buys music recognition app Shazam By Rik Henderson

Apple's purchase of Shazam is complete. The Cupertino firm now officially owns one of the most popular apps for recognising music, TV shows, films and adverts.... Read more

Skype calling coming to Amazon Echo and other Alexa devices
Skype calling coming to Amazon Echo and other Alexa devices By Rik Henderson

One of the things mentioned in passing during the Amazon Echo event yesterday was Skype calling on Alexa.We now know more, however, will Microsoft providing... Read more

Change this Twitter setting to see tweets in reverse chronological order
Change this Twitter setting to see tweets in reverse chronological order By Maggie Tillman

Twitter is bringing back the so-called "chronological timeline". Here's how to change your settings to see tweets in reverse chronological order.... Read more

Bonkers new animals imagined with the power of Photoshop
Bonkers new animals imagined with the power of Photoshop By Adrian Willings

We love seeing the magical photos created by masters of Photoshop, we're sure you'll love these new hybrid animals too.... Read more

What is Apple Screen Time and how does it work?
What is Apple Screen Time and how does it work? By Stuart Miles

Screen Time is a new feature in iOS 12, looking to address your digital health.... Read more

You can now pay for Spotify Premium through your Sky bill each month
You can now pay for Spotify Premium through your Sky bill each month By Rik Henderson

As previously promised, Sky has enabled the ability to pay for a Spotify Premium subscription through your Sky bill each month. That way you will only... Read more

22 great geek tattoos
22 great geek tattoos By Dan Sung

Hats off to anyone who has the cojones and high enough pain-threshold to ink themselves up for life, but a hearty round of applause for those who do so... Read more

What are Animoji? How to create and use Apple's animated emoji
What are Animoji? How to create and use Apple's animated emoji By Maggie Tillman

Apple's Animoji are custom, animated versions of popular emoji characters. Here's how to create and share them.... Read more

Pokemon Go event: Mewtwo and shiny legendaries coming worldwide
Pokemon Go event: Mewtwo and shiny legendaries coming worldwide By Maggie Tillman

Developer Niantic has announced Pokemon Go’s next major event: the Ultra Bonus Event. And this one will help anyone find rare Pokemon.... Read more

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